The squad includes Max Kearney and Hugh O’Sullivan who were part of the Belvedere College team that lifted the Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Senior Cup for the second time in a row on St. Patrick’s Day.

They are joined in the squad by Munster Senior Cup winners Bryan O’Connor and Jack O’Sullivan from Presentation Brothers Cork, and Ulster Senior Cup winners Michael Lowry and James Hume from RBAI.

The squad are coached by Kieran Campbell (Head Coach) and Leinster ‘A’ head coach Hugh Hogan (Assistant Coach) and will be managed by Barney McGonigle.

Ireland U19 Squad

Diarmuid Barron (Garryowen RFC)
Alexander Clarke (Ballymena Academy)
Jack Cooke (London Irish RFC)
Angus Curtis (Queen’s University RFC)
Matt Dalton (Belfast Royal Academy)
Jordan Duggan (Naas RFC)
Jack Dunne (St. Michael’s College)
James French (Bandon Grammar School)
Aaron Hall (Ballynahinch RFC)
James Hume (RBAI)
Mark Keane (Instonian’s RFC)
Max Kearney (Belvedere College)
James Kenny (Gonzaga College)
Michael Lowry (RBAI)
Sean Masterson (Corinthians RFC)
David McCarthy (Garryowen FC)
John McCusker (Rainey RFC)
James Newey (Bristol RFC)
Bryan O’Connor (Presentation Brothers Cork)
Jack O’Sullivan (Presentation Brothers Cork)
Hugh O’Sullivan (Belvedere College)
Tom O’Toole (Campbell College)
Corey Reid (Marist College)
Michael Silvester (Dublin University FC)
Peter Sullivan (St. Andrew’s College)
Conor Wharton (Leeds Beckett University)

Ireland U19 Team Management

Kieran Campbell – Head Coach
Hugh Hogan – Assistant Coach
Ambrose Conboy – Assistant Coach
Barney McGonigle – Team Manager
Marc Beggs – Physio
Tim O’Flanagan – Doctor
Matt Maguire – Strength & Conditioning Coach
Pat Downey – Baggage Master
Jeff Blackburn – Performance Analyst
Nóra Ní Fhlannagáin – Nutritionist
Amanda Craig – Team Services

Ireland Under-19 Fixtures

France U19 v Ireland U19 (Tuesday, 11th April, KO 6.30pm local time/5.30pm Irish time, Stade Jules Ladoumègue, Lormont, Bordeaux)

France U19 v Ireland U19 (Sunday, 16th April, KO 3pm/2pm,
Stade Robert Brettes, Merignac, Bordeaux)